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Complete details about Iraq in Asia with capital city Baghdad

Country NameIraq (Al-ŽIraq)
Country CodeIRQ
Capital CityBaghdad
ContinentAsia
RegionMiddle East
Independence Year1932
Population23115000
Surface Area438317.0
Life Expectancy66.5 years
GNP11500.0 (old 0.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Arabic [official]     (77.2%)
Assyrian     (0.8%)
Azerbaijani     (1.7%)
Kurdish     (19.0%)
Persian     (0.8%)

Major Cities

Baghdad, Baghdad     (population 4336000)
Mosul, Ninawa     (population 879000)
Irbil, Irbil     (population 485968)
Kirkuk, al-Tamim     (population 418624)
Basra, Basra     (population 406296)
al-Sulaymaniya, al-Sulaymaniya     (population 364096)
al-Najaf, al-Najaf     (population 309010)
Karbala, Karbala     (population 296705)
al-Hilla, Babil     (population 268834)
al-Nasiriya, DhiQar     (population 265937)
al-Amara, Maysan     (population 208797)
al-Diwaniya, al-Qadisiya     (population 196519)
al-Ramadi, al-Anbar     (population 192556)
al-Kut, Wasit     (population 183183)
Baquba, Diyala     (population 114516)

Iraq's most recent News and Stories

Iraq Tweets

From @ReportHinduphob on Sun Oct 20 09:57:46 EDT 2019 RT @kurdistannews24: #BREAKING video US Troops Leaving #Syria & Going to Western #Iraq US left the #kurds in the moment that kurds are?
From @BronxGirl1357 on Sun Oct 20 09:57:46 EDT 2019 RT @reluctantzealot: Mark Esper says our troops are being sent from Syria to Iraq. Mark Esperanto says our troops are coming home. Trump?
From @JessohohO on Sun Oct 20 09:57:45 EDT 2019 RT @joshrogin: So much wrong in this tweet. US troops are not coming home, they are going to Iraq. We don?t have the oil. And the Defense S?
From @kanzleramtsmann on Sun Oct 20 09:57:44 EDT 2019 RT @Sunkway_China: #Syria A large USA military convey left Tal Thmr and headed forward to Iraq along the M4 highway. A total failure of US?
From @dmc1017 on Sun Oct 20 09:57:44 EDT 2019 RT @justinamash: Trump?s words: Bring them home. Trump?s action: Send them to Iraq. https://t.co/yMAoFVMejV
From @mcw_m on Sun Oct 20 09:57:43 EDT 2019 RT @tkag2020_ann: Troops returning home from Iraq yesterday, God Bless, bring them all home. https://t.co/uGoavq8vuD
From @LoveErin71 on Sun Oct 20 09:57:42 EDT 2019 RT @RichardEngel: Since defense secretary says US troops aren't going home from Syria - where they?ve been EFFECTIVELY fighting ISIS - but?
From @Donnalee711 on Sun Oct 20 09:57:42 EDT 2019 RT @RichardEngel: Since defense secretary says US troops aren't going home from Syria - where they?ve been EFFECTIVELY fighting ISIS - but?
From @RachBlevins on Sun Oct 20 09:57:41 EDT 2019 On today?s edition ?This is what happens when you fill your administration with Neocons,? instead of sending troops? https://t.co/8wfCcVJMmC
From @Zapped95954303 on Sun Oct 20 09:57:41 EDT 2019 RT @RichardEngel: President Trump says he defeated ISIS, totally, but guess what, the new mission for US troops in Syria is to go Iraq to,?
From @Gyptsea1962 on Sun Oct 20 09:57:41 EDT 2019 RT @JumptyTrumpty: What do MAGAts do when they cheer that he is bringing our troops home, and then find out days later that our troops' new?
From @jumaleshwar_ on Sun Oct 20 09:57:40 EDT 2019 RT @BhatkalSohail09: @bababanaras @UN This video belongs to Iraq when the US attacked Iraq and this US military is behaving like a terroris?
From @lnhudlow on Sun Oct 20 09:57:40 EDT 2019 RT @justinamash: Trump?s words: Bring them home. Trump?s action: Send them to Iraq. https://t.co/yMAoFVMejV
From @Acho_Wendy on Sun Oct 20 09:57:40 EDT 2019 RT @AlbertoMiguelF5: Seems to be one field where the north and south of Iraq are very similar. https://t.co/Ysp5vscMwU
From @PostimusMaximus on Sun Oct 20 09:57:40 EDT 2019 RT @RichardEngel: Since defense secretary says US troops aren't going home from Syria - where they?ve been EFFECTIVELY fighting ISIS - but?